THE first baby born in 2020 in the Marina Alta became Javea’s youngest resident after being born at 9.26 on the morning of New Years Day. Named Candido Alejandro he is the first child of Elisabeta, a Romanian national. Candido weighed 3 kilos and 320 grams (7.3 pounds in old money) and arrived at Denia hospital after his mother went into labour just after midnight. Both mother and son are in good health.
Pictured: Elisabeta, baby Candido and the delivery team.